Quotes: random selection

Quotes 1 till 10 of 10.

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  • Baron Grimm
    Baron Grimm
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    The glory of a people and of an age is always the work of a small number of great men, and disappears with them.
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge
    American president 1872-1933
    Calvin Coolidge
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    Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil. Our great hope lies in developing what is good.
  • Chuck Noll
    Chuck Noll
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    Good things happen to those who hustle.
  • What is luck? It is not only chance, it is also creating the opportunity, recognizing it when it is there, and taking it when it comes.
  • John Keats
    John Keats
    English poet 1795-1821
    John Keats
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    I always made an awkward bow.
  • Carolyn Wells
    Carolyn Wells
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    We should live and learn; but by the time we've learned, it's too late to live.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    A man thinks as well through his legs and arms as this brain.
  • A. R. Ammons
    A. R. Ammons
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    If we ask a vague question, such as, 'What is poetry?' we expect a vague answer, such as, 'Poetry is the music of words,' or 'Poetry is the linguistic correction of disorder.'
  • Basil Hume
    Basil Hume
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    Moral choices do not depend on personal preference and private decision but on right reason and, I would add, divine order.
  • Wilson Mizner
    Wilson Mizner
    American Author 1876-1933
    Wilson Mizner
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    Gambling: The sure way of getting nothing for something.
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